Participants of the IMPRS Workshop held at MPE in Garching on Sep. 1-2, 2008. The workshop was set up to introduce the first year students with the scientific research groups and activities present in the participating institutes. Here are the images from the guided tour through Munich and the University Observatory.

Next Events:

The applications are being rewieved by the supervisors and the candidates will be contacted as soon as we have results. Please keep your e-mail adress current!

Application is closed - Please submit missing material only! Next call for applications is in Summer of 2009!!

Submission of application material is possible electronicaly by email (we accept PDF and MS-Word documents). All emails should be send to <office @>. Paper material needs to be send to the following address:
IMPRS on Astrophysics
Giessenbachstrasse 1
PO BOX 1312 (don't use PO BOX for FedEx)
D-85741 Garching

For possible PhD topics see PhD Projects
Details on the application process and application forms are under Application & Admission. In case of questions about the application process please make sure to see the list of FAQ.
All applicants will be informed by email on the status of their application material. For submission via DHL or UPS simply ignore the PO BOX and give the street name only! Check FAQ for frequent asked questions!


  • IMPRS Poster 2008/09 (jpg / pdf)

Watch a movie which was made by N24 on the IMPRS on Astrophysics in Garching (in German)